Hypercorrection in Facebook

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Thu Aug 29 01:50:44 UTC 2013

Posted by a black writer:

"turned a _death_ ear"

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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